Decision details

Public Space Protection Orders

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No

Decisions:

The subject of the decision:

 

This report sought consideration of a proposal to implement a Public Space Protection Order at Leeming Bar and Thirsk Industrial Estates to help address persistent anti-social behaviour.

 

Alternative options considered:

 

None.

 

The reason for the decision:

 

Cabinet was satisfied that the implementation of the Public Space Protection Order was necessary in order to help address anti-social behaviour displayed predominately by lorry drivers in the Leeming Bar and Thirsk Industrial Estates.

 

THE DECISION:

 

That Cabinet approves and recommends to Council:-

 

(1)     the implementation of a Public Space Protection Order and an effective enforcement regime on the Leeming Bar Estate and surrounding area as identified in paragraph 1.12 of the report;

 

(2)     a detailed review of the Leeming Bar area Public Space Protection Order following the initial 6 month period;

 

(3)     following the outcome of the initial 6 month review of the Leeming Bar Public Space Protection Order and the specific circumstances in relation to Thirsk Industrial Estate, consideration of implementing a Public Space Protection Order at Thirsk Industrial Estate, with decision making authority delegated to the Chief Executive in consultation with the Leader; and

 

(4)     that Fixed Penalty Notices are set at £100, with authority delegated to the Chief Executive to review these as appropriate.

Reason Key: Affects more than 2 wards;

Wards Affected: Bedale Ward; Thirsk Ward;

Other reasons / organisations consulted

None

Consultees

None

Contact: Lisa Wilson, Communites Manager Email: lisa.wilson@hambleton.gov.uk.

Report author: Lisa Wilson

Publication date: 06/02/2019

Date of decision: 15/01/2019

Decided at meeting: 15/01/2019 - Cabinet

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